Screaming Eagles News and Events
Tailgate + Brunch = Awesome!
Thanks to all who came out to join us at the ECC's Matthew Henson Center last weekend - we hope you had as much fun as we did! Sunday's tailgate photo album is now online - have a look!
We are not holding a tailgate for tomorrow's friendly against CD Olimpia, but we will be back at the ECC September 29th when D.C. hosts Montreal!
D.C. United vs CD Olimpia
Wednesday 9/19 @ 8 pm - Audi Field
D.C. United vs Montreal Impact
Saturday 9/29 @ 7 pm
Tailgate starts at 3 pm
Please note: Supporters' Section tickets for the Montreal match are extremely limited - this section is already nearly sold out! We are offering a few additional reserved (not GA) seats in sections 134-135, adjacent to the North Stands. Use this link, with promo code EAGLES - don't delay!
Save yourself time at the door and snag a one-day membership for the tailgate online now. Better yet, for the cost of two tailgates, get yourself a full membership, and you're covered for all remaining tailgates this season! Plus, new members get a sweet jersey as part of their membership package.
DC SCORES and More
Sunday's match brought our biggest DC SCORES crowd yet! Nearly 80 student poet-athletes came to cheer on United in their battle against the Red Bulls. We are thrilled to help introduce these kids to the amazing atmosphere that is Audi Field!
DC SCORES has a couple of big events coming up next month, and we hope you'll join in:
One Night One Goal
A unique experience for D.C. United fans!
Thursday, October 4th
6-9pm @ Audi Field
DC SCORES Fall Frenzy
All-day festival & soccer tournament
Saturday, October 13th
Trinity University Soccer Fields
Volunteers are needed!
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Sunday's pre-game fundraising efforts to support Big Rob in his battle with leukemia were a rousing success! Donations totaled over $3500, and United co-owner Steve Kaplan bid $1000 on the team-autographed jersey.
There are only three more days to get yourself a terrific shirt with Dave Johnson's image and signature line! All proceeds to benefit Rob's fund.
Shirt not your style? You can donate at any time via Rob's GoFundMe site.
In the News
Sometimes a tie feels like a loss, but the playoffs are not out of reach for United. The match against Montreal on September 29th just got that much more important. Do you have your tickets yet?
To no-one's great surprise, Luciano Acosta's stellar performance in Sunday's insane 3-3 tie with New Jersey earned him a roster spot on the MLS Team of the Week!
Acosta is also nominated for Goal of the Week for that ridiculous chip over RB GK Luis Robles. Voting closes at midnight tonight, so go vote!
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The National Women's Soccer League finals are set, with 2017 Champions Portland Thorns hosting the winner of the remaining semifinal between the Chicago Red Stars and the NC Courage. You can watch the semifinal tonight at 9 pm on ESPNEWS.
Christine Sinclair and Tobin Heath versus either Sam Kerr and Vanessa DiBernardo or Crystal Dunn and Sammy Mewis? We're in! Catch the NWSL Final Saturday at 4:30pm on Lifetime.
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While we're on the topic of women's soccer, USWNT qualifying for next year's World Cup in France is starting in only a few weeks! We're excited - how about you?
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Audi Field, with its Jose Andres-curated menu, is making waves in the local food scene ( #7). We're suddenly hungry for arepas...
Haven't attended one of our tailgates yet? You're missing out on a gorgeous riverfront spot, friendly company, and good beer. All are Welcome to join us at the ECC before matches.
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